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Hungarian composer Franz Liszt, circa 1886. The 200th anniversary of his birth falls on Oct. 22.

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Guest DJ Leif Ove Andsnes' Liszt List

Hear the acclaimed pianist discuss and spin his favorite Liszt recordings.

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Around The Classical Internet: August 12, 2011

From huge artist fees to one tiny concert dress: all the classical news that's fit to link.

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NPR Classical's Best Albums Of The Year (So Far)

Discover our favorite classical picks from 2011's first half, and vote for a few of your own.

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